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Could you pick up any infections or diseases from oral sex?

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Dr. Charles Sturgis
Pathology 29 years experience
Yes: It is possible to acquire and/or spread sexually transmitted diseases by oral to genital contact. A partial list of infections that can be spread by oral sex are herpes, human papillomavirus (hpv), and gonorrhea... Hope that this helps. Be well...

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Can oral sex give you any infections or disease ?

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Yes: Yes several std can be transmitted through oral sex. Like syphilis , gonorrhea, chlamydia and certain extent hpv. There are chances of hsv and if ulcer with blood contamination than HIV too.

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